The table below looks at the statistics for VoIP skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VoIP over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Voice Over IP (VoIP)
Rank 130 144 135
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Permanent jobs citing VoIP 24 28 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.77% 0.70% 0.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 6.36% 5.43%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 23
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +64.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £27,900 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £42,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
VoIP
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
399 440 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.72% 10.96% 14.50%
Number of salaries quoted 261 334 247
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

VoIP
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VoIP Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region.

VoIP Salary Trend in Scotland

VoIP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VoIP across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

VoIP Salary Histogram in Scotland

VoIP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VoIP within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +21 10 £40,000 -11.11% 4
Aberdeen +25 3 £37,500 - 1
Fife +3 3 £37,500 -
West Lothian - 3 £70,000 - 2
Aberdeenshire - 3 £20,000 - 1
Glasgow +8 2 £36,500 +14.06% 2
VoIP
UK

VoIP
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP.

1 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 35 (59.32%) Windows
3 32 (54.24%) CCNA
3 32 (54.24%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (47.46%) Firewall
5 26 (44.07%) SLA
6 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
7 24 (40.68%) Service Delivery
8 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
9 21 (35.59%) Wireless
9 21 (35.59%) CCNP
10 19 (32.20%) HP
10 19 (32.20%) Juniper
10 19 (32.20%) MPLS
11 18 (30.51%) Citrix
11 18 (30.51%) LAN
12 17 (28.81%) WAN
13 16 (27.12%) Network Design
14 15 (25.42%) VMware
14 15 (25.42%) DNS
14 15 (25.42%) Dell
14 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
14 15 (25.42%) SonicWALL
14 15 (25.42%) Network Management
15 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
16 9 (15.25%) Degree
16 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
17 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
17 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared

VoIP
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing VoIP also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VoIP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.08%) Lync
4 2 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.69%) CMS
5 1 (1.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.69%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (40.68%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) MS Office
3 3 (5.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (47.46%) Firewall
2 21 (35.59%) Wireless
3 19 (32.20%) MPLS
4 18 (30.51%) LAN
5 17 (28.81%) WAN
6 15 (25.42%) DNS
7 8 (13.56%) TCP/IP
8 5 (8.47%) SAN
8 5 (8.47%) VPN
9 4 (6.78%) DHCP
9 4 (6.78%) Internet
10 3 (5.08%) OSPF
10 3 (5.08%) VLAN
10 3 (5.08%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (5.08%) BGP
11 2 (3.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (3.39%) ISDN
11 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
11 2 (3.39%) PSTN
11 2 (3.39%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.69%) Electronics
3 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (22.03%) Network Engineer
2 12 (20.34%) Support Engineer
3 11 (18.64%) Network Specialist
4 10 (16.95%) Senior Network Specialist
5 6 (10.17%) Customer Support Engineer
5 6 (10.17%) Customer Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) Firewall Engineer
6 5 (8.47%) IT Support
7 4 (6.78%) Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 3 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Service Desk Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
9 2 (3.39%) IT Support Analyst
9 2 (3.39%) Network Manager
9 2 (3.39%) 2nd Line Support
10 1 (1.69%) Administrator
10 1 (1.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 1 (1.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
1 3 (5.08%) Replication
1 3 (5.08%) Private Cloud
1 3 (5.08%) iPhone
2 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.39%) iPad
3 1 (1.69%) CCTV
3 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 35 (59.32%) Windows
2 25 (42.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (38.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (11.86%) Windows XP
5 6 (10.17%) Linux
5 6 (10.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (8.47%) UNIX
7 4 (6.78%) Windows 8
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.69%) Solaris
9 1 (1.69%) CentOS
9 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Service Delivery
2 16 (27.12%) Network Design
3 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
3 15 (25.42%) Network Management
4 6 (10.17%) ITIL
5 3 (5.08%) High Availability
6 2 (3.39%) CRM
6 2 (3.39%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.39%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.69%) Migration
7 1 (1.69%) Project Management
7 1 (1.69%) BCP
7 1 (1.69%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (1.69%) Operations Management
7 1 (1.69%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (1.69%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.69%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.69%) Business Continuity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.69%) Perl
Qualifications
1 32 (54.24%) CCNA
1 32 (54.24%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (35.59%) CCNP
3 9 (15.25%) Degree
4 8 (13.56%) SC Cleared
4 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
5 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (8.47%) MCSE
6 4 (6.78%) HNC
7 3 (5.08%) MOS
7 3 (5.08%) HND
7 3 (5.08%) VTSP
8 1 (1.69%) CCA
8 1 (1.69%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.69%) CCDP
8 1 (1.69%) CCIE
8 1 (1.69%) MCSA
8 1 (1.69%) MCP
8 1 (1.69%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (44.07%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (8.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.39%) vSphere
4 1 (1.69%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.69%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) SCCM
2 2 (3.39%) SCOM
3 1 (1.69%) OPNET
3 1 (1.69%) Nagios
3 1 (1.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 39 (66.10%) Cisco
2 19 (32.20%) HP
2 19 (32.20%) Juniper
3 18 (30.51%) Citrix
4 15 (25.42%) VMware
4 15 (25.42%) Dell
4 15 (25.42%) SonicWALL
5 13 (22.03%) Microsoft
6 4 (6.78%) Avaya
6 4 (6.78%) EMC
6 4 (6.78%) Sun
7 3 (5.08%) IBM
7 3 (5.08%) Intel
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle
8 2 (3.39%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.69%) Hyland
9 1 (1.69%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.69%) CommVault
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